Michael Pousson Elected to the 2013 USGBC Louisiana Board of Directors

Michael Pousson, MRED, LEED AP O+M : BD+C : ID+C, the Assistant General Manager of Benson Tower was recently elected to join the 2013 U.S. Green Building Council of Louisiana Board of Directors.

USGBC Louisiana’s vision is to support, promote and advance: the development of a healthy, sustainable and environmentally responsible infrastructure in all Louisiana communities; public and private investment in sustainable design, construction and modernization of new and existing buildings, facilities and systems in Louisiana; the formation, growth and survival of Louisiana companies integral to the green-built environment; and promote professional and workforce education and training to secure a top competitive position for Louisiana in the green economy.

As an organization, USGBC Louisiana sponsors building tours of various LEED© certified buildings around the state to promote sustainable development and highlight regional best practices. Michael is very excited to join this terrific organization and work towards creating a healthier built environment for all the citizens of Louisiana.